[mythtv-users] very low glxgears fps

Phill Edwards philledwards at gmail.com
Sat Mar 31 06:47:41 UTC 2007

>        #Option      "NvAGP" "1"
> When that is uncommeted, it spit out some error in glxgears.  It seems
> it is trying to load the agpart driver and won't load the NvAGP driver
> as a result.  Some googling indicated I need to roll my own kernel,
> but I really want to avoid that (I have tried that before without much
> success, and I really don't want to have go through building kernel
> modules constantly).
> [mythtv at localhost ~]$ cat /proc/driver/nvidia/agp/status
> Status:          Enabled
> Driver:          AGPGART
> AGP Rate:        8x
> Fast Writes:     Disabled
> SBA:             Enabled

Just FYI, I was using the AGPGART driver before reading this but am
now using the NVIDIA one by turning putting agp=off in
/boot/grub/menu.lst and setting the NvAGP option to 1 in xorg.conf .
However it made no diff to my frames per second - it was 1007 before
and it's 1007 after.

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